Job Details

Road Maintenance Workers (10x Positions Available)
  • 10 Permanent, Full-time positions available with a Fortnightly RDO 
  • Annual Band 3 Salary range from $58,766 to $62,891.40 plus allowances and statutory superannuation
  • Enjoy the employee benefits the City of Ballarat has to offer!

Road Maintenance Workers (10 x Positions Available) 

 Are you looking for a career change? 

Are you enthusiastic about learning new skills? 

Are you familiar with construction or have an interest in the industry? 




The position of Road Maintenance Worker is responsible for delivery of services as directed by the Road Safety Supervisor for the maintenance of the City’s road infrastructure assets including signage, line marking, bridge & guardrail maintenance with a particular emphasis on: 

  1. Road Maintenance 
  2. Road Safety 
  3. Drainage and Footpath Maintenance

About You 

This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking for a career change and is excited to learn new skills. Any licences or tickets required and on the job training will be provided to the successful candidate and delivered by a supportive team. 

Although not essential, are you proficient in the safe and competent operation of light, medium and heavy sized plant used, i.e., (but not restricted to): 

  • Small hand tools (Various Classes)
  • Air Tools
  • Chainsaw
  • Concrete Saw
  • Pumps and Jack Hammers
  • Vibrating rammer and plate
  • Compressor
  • Trucks
  • Tip Trucks
  • Truck mounted cranes
  • Front end loaders
  • Skid Steer
  • Line markers
  • Basic computer skills
  • Herbicide application
  • Flocon’s including various attachments
  • Water cart
  • Rollers, road or footpath
  • Front end loaders
  • Backhoes
  • Excavator

To Apply 

To apply for this position, press the APPLY button and submit your current resume and answer the screening questions based on the key selection criteria. Alternatively, you can send your current resume to the Applications Inbox: by Thursday 8 June 2023. 


For further information on these positions, please contact Levi Cox, Supervisor Road Safety on 0427 219 037 or Peter Brown, Supervisor Pathways and Drainage on 0408 917 932. 


The City of Ballarat is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a safe and inclusive working environment that embraces and values diversity, flexibility and child safety. We welcome applications from all walks of life and celebrate the diversity and richness this brings to our workplace and reasonable adjustments will be made to the process to ensure equitable access.  We undertake an employment screening process to ensure this commitment is upheld, this includes ensuring the successful candidate holds a valid working with children check and satisfactory criminal history record check.


Job Ref: SH000023
Submitted: 25-05-2023

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